Joint Resolution Accepting the sword of General Richard Montgomery

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The sword of General Richard Montgomery, which he wore when he fell at the siege of Quebec on December 31, 1775, is accepted from Miss Julia Barton Hunt, and the sword will be deposited in the National Museum.


  • Hunt, Julia Barton
  • Montgomery, Richard
  • United States National Museum


Smithsonian Legal Documents

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  • 42 Stat. 1373
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large

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42 Stat. 1373 (1923); ch. 150 (Book)

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


  • 1923
  • 02/28/1923


  • Weapons
  • Gifts
  • Swords


Public Law

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Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 1373

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